Key Terminology that will help you select the right Eartec system
Full Duplex – Mode of communication where transceivers can send and receive signals simultaneously. Provides hands free, open line talking pattern.
Simplex – Traditional Two-Way radio mode of wireless where users take turns talking. Transmissions are normally initiated by pushing a button (PTT).
Voice Activated (VOX) – Setting available for some simplex radios where users voice initiates a transmission instead of pushing a button. Voice activated DOES NOT allow users to talk simultaneously.
Digital Transmission – Microprocessor converts voice into a digital signal. Transceiver uses this digital Code, 1’s and 0’s, instead of traditional analog radio waves.
Base Station – A centralized signal relay that connects remote transceivers in a full duplex wireless intercom.
DECT – Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunications – Utilized worldwide for non-licensed interference free, digital voice communications.